“The Way” available on DVD

“The Way” a Camino de Santiago movie with Martin Sheen has now been released on DVD in both the USA and in Europe. DVD of  “The Way” on Amazon USA DVD  of “The Way” on Amazon UK Martin Sheen plays Tom, an American doctor who comes to France to collect the remains of his adult…

How busy is the Camino ?

The question was: I’m heading to St Jean on 14th April 2011 with 4 friends . Wondering how busy the Camino is likely to be at this time. Anyone walked at this time before? We have booked our first 2 nights . Hope to just play it by ear after that? This question is often asked,…

Can I walk the camino with a dog?

The question was: Does anybody has expiriance about walking camino with the dog??? i want to take my dog with me. so most of the time i am going to sleep outdoor….well any sugestion, any expiriance will help. i do apriciate Read all the good advice on the question: Can I walk the camino with a…

Sleeping Bag or just Silk Liner?

The question was: We are travelling the first 3 weeks of May 2011 and I was looking at a lightweight sleeping bag but it still will take up room in my backpack. I was considering using a silk liner instead for protection on the beds and leaving the sleeping bag at home. Read all the…

Are you walking the Camino in 2011?

The holy year 2010 is over, and many that decided to wait out the crowds are now preparing their Camino. For planning your 2011 Camino, please consider joining our forum and also the Virtual Albergue. The Forum: This is a place were you can get “every” question related to the Camino answered. We have many veteran pilgrims…

How to Travel from Santiago to Valença

The question was: I’ve been having a lot of trouble finding a transportation form from Santiago de Compostela to Valenca, Portugal. I’m seeking this since the route from Santiago de Compostela all the way to Porto, Portugal (where I’m headed) is too far for me. I’m looking to walk/travel aproximatly 4-5 days. Therefore I’m seeking (bus)transportation….